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September 17, 2008 RSS feed / Front Page

Boy and dog help save two women from Bay

Two women, one from Lindenhurst and the other from West Islip, were rescued from a runaway Jetski Sept. 8 thanks to the quick action of a feisty dog, a 12-year-old Amityville boy, Suffolk Marine units and Amityville Police Officers. More...

Corrections

•An article that appeared in last week's edition on the Narrasketuck Yacht Club contained some errors. The dues for 1950 were $100. In addition the last name of Ed Macy, who donated his grandfather's home on Hide Hills Beach, was misspelled. More...

Special Sections

Events & Calendar

Record CALENDAR

The following is a list of public meetings and special events for the coming week. Readers should know that meetings are subject to change without notice. THURSDAY, September 18 •Amityville Library: Board meeting, 7:30 p.m. More...

Supermarket basket bash Sept. 26th

Amityville Chapter No. 700 Order of the Eastern Start will be holding a supermarket basket bash, Fri., Sept., 26 at 14 Avon Pl., Amityville. The doors open 6 p.m., and the first game is at 7:30 p.m. More...

Vendors are wanted

Vendors are wanted for a holiday craft fair/market to be held on the grounds of Dominican Village, 565 Albany Ave., Amityville, Sat., Nov. 8, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information, call 631-842-6618. More...

Opinion

Editorial

Levy's right in looking for ways to cut budget and firm up services now

It is wonderful when taxpayers and citizens have the luxury of having police officers assigned to a variety of initiatives and taking on non-traditional roles such as youth leaders, educators and community coordinators. More...

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

Full Story

Paterson veto of LIPA law was disappointing

Dear Editor: I am extremely disappointed that Governor David Paterson vetoed a proposed law that would have prevented the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) from imposing large rate increases without a state review process. More...

Today's news: Sept. 29, 2008: Suffolk OTB charity golf outing held

Monday, September 15 proved to be a perfect weather day for the Annual Suffolk Off-Track Betting Employee Charity Golf Outing. More...

Babylon puts cap on bottled water

Hope is to reduce production of plastic bottles to save energy and protect the environment

As residents crack open their bottled water, the Town of Babylon is cracking down. More...

Folks In the NEWS

Bottling good will

Evan Hayes, a 6-year-old student at St. Martin of Tours School in Amityville, completed a service project to raise money to purchase cleft palate bottles for orphanages in China. With the generosity of St. More...

 

Columnists - Free Access

Pets, Pets, Pets

With the election weeks away, it might be time to examine some "dog quotes" attributed to U.S. More...

Poster Pets of the Week

Harley, Peke mix puppy and Doxie/Corgi. More...

Obituaries

Frank LoPinto, formerly of Amityville

Former longtime Amityville resident Frank LoPinto, a professional dressmaker, died unexpectedly Sept. 5, 2008 at Pitt Memorial Hospital in Greenville, North Carolina. He was 82. Born 1926 in Brooklyn, he served in the U.S. More...

Legals - Free Access

Public Notices

Your right to know

Notice of Formation of American Graphics Communications LLC. Arts. of Org. filed with Secretary of State of NY (SSNY) on 8/5/08. Office loc.: Suffolk Co. SSNY has been designated for service of process against LLC. More...

Poll

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